Penegra Puggle dogs are considered hybrids. Penegra This basically means they are a cross between two different purebreds. Penegra In the Puggle case, penegra this would be a Beagle and a Pug. Penegra The Puggle can also be referred to as a crossbreed, penegra even though this term can also refer to a mongrel - a dog that has only one known purebred in their genes.
Penegra Unlike mongrels or mutts that are usually the result of an unintentional crossbreed, penegra hybrid dogs breed, penegra whether they began as mutts or not, penegra is purposely bred to create a specific breed type. Penegra Hybrid dogs like the Puggle are known as “designer dogs”. Penegra Designer dogs are popular hybrids that have been purposely created using two specific purebred dogs.
Penegra Of course, penegra not all “designer dogs” are bred for the purpose of suiting the latest fad. Penegra The Labradoodle is a good example of this. Penegra Unlike breeding a Beagle and Pug for fashion, penegra a Labrador and Standard Poodle were initially bred to create a hypoallergenic guide dog. Penegra In other words, penegra the original cross breeding that resulted in the Labradoodle was intentional, penegra and is still trying to be perfected so it can be recognized as a purebred dog.
Penegra Although most hybrids are selectively bred to create a breed that features all of the great characteristics of its two parents, penegra sometimes there is no actual thought process in the creation of such breeds. Penegra For instance, penegra although Puggle dogs are very sweet and sociable dogs, penegra they were bred for no other purpose than to be a family pet.
Penegra They are not hypoallergenic and they are still prone to Pug breathing problems, penegra which can be made worse because of their love for hunting that has been passed to them through their Beagle genes. Penegra For reasons such as this, penegra many purebred breeders argue that designer dog breeding is irresponsible.
Penegra Despite what some breeders may think, penegra the fact of the matter is that hybrid dogs are very popular, penegra and often make excellent family pets and generally tend to be very healthy and happy breeds.
Penegra It is also important to point out that a hybrid dog is not considered a “true breed” due to the fact that they don’t have an official breed standard. Penegra For this reason, penegra they are not recognized by any national kennel club. Penegra In addition, penegra not being a true breed means that each Puggle litter produced will be different each time.
Penegra Nonetheless, penegra even though Puggle dogs may not have a “true” standard to their name, penegra the fact remains that this special hybrid is in high demand, penegra and is loved by many. Penegra After all, penegra who says a dog needs an official standard to be considered a great pal and a one-of-a-kind friend.